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Bolshoi St Petersburg State Circus

Fontanka emb., 3, St. Petersburg 191023, Russia
+7 812 570-52-60
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Happy experience with kids and helpful staff

The venue was full of kids and they all enjoyed the experience. I failed to purchase tickets online... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2018
Victor C
Great programme- wish I could fly

The new programme is very inventive and great. They have used many elements of dancing, air... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2018
irina j
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Fontanka emb., 3, St. Petersburg 191023, Russia
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Reviewed 27 June 2018

The venue was full of kids and they all enjoyed the experience. I failed to purchase tickets online because of credit card overseas transition issue. Therefore I sent email to the circus instead. The staff were very friendly and responsive. They reserved two tickets for...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

The new programme is very inventive and great. They have used many elements of dancing, air gymnastics and of cause animals. Russian circus is one of very few in the world where you still can see dogs, camels and at this programme even elephants. They...More

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Reviewed 15 January 2018

I remember circuses differently as a child, more about animal acts, but this combined that with a good bit of theater. The dance routines were nice, very well done, and my kids' absolute favorite was the one clown. It really was a high point of...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2017

What we saw during the circus performance blew us away with one act after another of top-notch quality and skills. We had not expected that level of artistry and talent because of the small size of the ring, and the hard-sell activities in the lobby...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

We are a couple in our late twenties and this was my first time to a circus, and it was absolutely phenomenal! Such a nice show (broadway) and lots of beautiful animals. We were impressed over and over again by the talented dancers and by...More

Thank Nina E
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Reviewed 1 July 2017

It was a great show, of animal acts, loved the part with the Tigers, Lions and jaguars. Plus they had all sorts of dance routines mixed with other animal acts. The best circus I have seen in a while.

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Reviewed 31 October 2016

We were amazed at everything we saw. Very professional show (think Cirque du Soleil) with wonderful animal acts. Get the best seats available, as you do not want to miss a thing. We walked up minutes before the performance started and were lucky to get...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

I was a little concerned about the fact that animals would be in the circus, but actually they did seem really healthy and I saw that the circus has a veterinary working with them. It's not something we would really see at home, that I...More

Thank Kim M
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Reviewed 14 August 2016

I'm not going to spoil it for you! Trust me and go. It will be an experience you will never forget no matter what age you are (our group ranged from 8 - 84). Traditional circus acts and high tech surprises will thrill you and...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Must visit place. Good for 2 hours entertainment. Magic show is the best. All the shows is in russian language. Animal and birds show bit boring. Take tickets a day before because it is usually houseful. Not far from central. Snacks available in the interval....More

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